County Executive: Consent Agreement Best Option For County's Financial WoesGov. Snyder has already made the decision that there is a financial emergency within the county.
'Michigan Matters' Exclusive: The Clock Ticks As Wayne County's Fate Looms The CEOs Debate The Options
State Begins Preliminary Review Of Wayne County FinancesBy law, the review will have to be completed within 30 days.
Consent Agreement Looming? Wayne County Seeks Financial Emergency DeclarationMired under a $52 million structural deficit, officials have asked the state to declare a financial emergency in Wayne County.
Virgin Atlantic Founder Brings 'Entrepreneurial' Airline To Detroit Metro (Video)Sir Richard Branson arrived in Detroit Thursday to promote Virgin Atlantic's new international service and meet with local entrepreneurs.
Evans' Veto Could Mean Higher Taxes In Wayne CountyThe Wayne County Executive has vetoed a city commission vote over a one-time property tax assessment for residents this summer.
Evans Says Pay Cuts Part Of Plan To Dig Wayne County Out Of $88.5 Million DeficitWayne County Executive Warren Evans is calling for a five percent pay cut for most workers and expects organizational restructuring that will result in job cuts.
Big Four Leaders In Metro Detroit Talk Prop 1, Legalization Of PotThe Big Four leaders of Detroit, Wayne, Macomb and Oakland Counties told the members of the 8 Mile Boulevard Association just how they will vote on next month's Proposal 1.
Snyder In Dearborn Rounding Up Supporters For Proposal To Increase Sales TaxWayne County Executive Warren Evans saying the fact the proposal is not perfect should not be a reason to vote against it.
Wayne Co. Executive Evans Issues Partial Spending, Hiring FreezeEvans said the move won't do much to dent the county's deficit, but a freeze is needed as a long-term plan is developed.
Wayne County Executive Warns Of 'Financial Armageddon' If Deficit Not AddressedEvans' predecessor, Robert Ficano, reported the county's accumulated deficit was about $60 million. Evans says it's nearly $70 million.
Evans: Finances, Transparency Will Be Immediate Focus As Wayne County ExecutiveNewly elected Wayne County Executive Warren Evans will need to untangle the county's finances, the jail project, and underfunded pensions.